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IOG recommends 2.5 per cent pay rise for grounds staff

The Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG), the leading membership organisation for everyone involved in the management of sports pitches, landscape and amenity facilities in the UK, is recommending a 2.5 per cent increase in grounds staff’s national... Read More

Pitch competition deadline looming

Amateur sports teams who need a helping hand in looking after their pitch have until the end of November to make their application to win £3,000 worth of grounds maintenance machinery.Pitch To Play, a competition ran by Allett Lawnmowers and the... Read More

New £100,000 boost for natural grass sports pitches

The Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) has announced its new Grounds4Sport programme with an initial backing of £100,000 over the next three years to improve the quality and promote the benefits of natural turf sports surfaces.“The programme... Read More